Name Report For First Name STERLING:


First name STERLING's origin is English. STERLING means "of honest value". You can find other first names and English words that rhymes with STERLING below. Ryhme list involves the matching sounds according to the first letters, last letters and first&last letters of sterling.(Brown names are of the same origin (English) with STERLING and Red names are first names with English/Anglo-Saxon origin)

Rhymes with STERLING - Names & Words

First Names Rhyming STERLING



NAMES RHYMING WITH STERLƯNG (According to last letters):

Rhyming Names According to Last 7 Letters (terling) - Names That Ends with terling:

Rhyming Names According to Last 6 Letters (erling) - Names That Ends with erling:

staerling erling

Rhyming Names According to Last 5 Letters (rling) - Names That Ends with rling:

carling starling stirling

Rhyming Names According to Last 4 Letters (ling) - Names That Ends with ling:

aisling ashling rawling sheiling

Rhyming Names According to Last 3 Letters (ing) - Names That Ends with ing:

banning bing cumming erving faing felding harding irving king lotharing lyfing redding spelding loring ing spalding reading fielding cyning banaing henning blessing fleming ewing golding hring manning ring channing

Rhyming Names According to Last 2 Letters (ng) - Names That Ends with ng:

dong hang hong huong lang nhung phuong sang suong fenyang armstrong frang cuong dung duong hung quang thang tong trang trong trung tung vuong blerung bletsung eacnung lintang armstrang fang leng rang strang yung strong fereng dreng wolfgang

NAMES RHYMING WITH STERLƯNG (According to first letters):

Rhyming Names According to First 7 Letters (sterlin) - Names That Begins with sterlin:

Rhyming Names According to First 6 Letters (sterli) - Names That Begins with sterli:

Rhyming Names According to First 5 Letters (sterl) - Names That Begins with sterl:


Rhyming Names According to First 4 Letters (ster) - Names That Begins with ster:

stern sterne

Rhyming Names According to First 3 Letters (ste) - Names That Begins with ste:

steadman stearc stearn steathford stedeman stedman steele stefan stefana stefania stefanie stefano stefford stefn stefon stein steiner steise stela stem step stepan stephan stephana stephania stephanie stephen stephenie stephenson stephon stetson stevan steve steven stevenson stevie stevon stevyn steward stewart stewert

Rhyming Names According to First 2 Letters (st) - Names That Begins with st:

stacey stacie stacy stacyann stafford stamfo stamford stamitos stan stanb stanbeny stanburh stanbury stanciyf stancliff stanclyf standa standish stanedisc stanfeld stanfield stanford stanhop stanhope stanislav stanley stanly stanton stantu stantun stanway stanweg stanwi stanwic stanwick stanwik stanwode stanwood stanwyk star starbuck starla starlene starls starr stasia staunton stayton stheno stiabhan stigols stil stiles stille stilleman stillman


First Names which starts with 'ste' and ends with 'ing':

First Names which starts with 'st' and ends with 'ng':

First Names which starts with 's' and ends with 'g':

saelig seabrig secg selig sig sigilwig slecg solvig

English Words Rhyming STERLING


easterlingnoun (n.) A native of a country eastward of another; -- used, by the English, of traders or others from the coasts of the Baltic.
 noun (n.) A piece of money coined in the east by Richard II. of England.
 noun (n.) The smew.
 adjective (a.) Relating to the money of the Easterlings, or Baltic traders. See Sterling.

fosterlingnoun (n.) A foster child.

oysterlingnoun (n.) A young oyster.

sterlingnoun (n.) Same as Starling, 3.
 noun (n.) Any English coin of standard value; coined money.
 noun (n.) A certain standard of quality or value for money.
 adjective (a.) Belonging to, or relating to, the standard British money of account, or the British coinage; as, a pound sterling; a shilling sterling; a penny sterling; -- now chiefly applied to the lawful money of England; but sterling cost, sterling value, are used.
 adjective (a.) Genuine; pure; of excellent quality; conforming to the highest standard; of full value; as, a work of sterling merit; a man of sterling good sense.

ENGLISH WORDS RHYMING WITH STERLƯNG (According to last letters):

Rhyming Words According to Last 7 Letters (terling) - English Words That Ends with terling:

bitterlingnoun (n.) A roachlike European fish (Rhodima amarus).

chitterlingnoun (n.) The frill to the breast of a shirt, which when ironed out resembled the small entrails. See Chitterlings.

scatterlingnoun (n.) One who has no fixed habitation or residence; a vagabond.

Rhyming Words According to Last 6 Letters (erling) - English Words That Ends with erling:

dapperlingnoun (n.) A dwarf; a dandiprat.

fingerlingnoun (n.) A young salmon. See Parr.

herlingnoun (n.) Alt. of Hirling

hinderlingadjective (a.) A worthless, base, degenerate person or animal.

merlingnoun (n.) The European whiting.

riverlingnoun (n.) A rivulet.

sanderlingnoun (n.) A small gray and brown sandpiper (Calidris arenaria) very common on sandy beaches in America, Europe, and Asia. Called also curwillet, sand lark, stint, and ruddy plover.

silverlingnoun (n.) A small silver coin.

sperlingnoun (n.) A smelt; a sparling.
 noun (n.) A young herring.

steerlingnoun (n.) A young small steer.

tenderlingnoun (n.) One made tender by too much kindness; a fondling.
 noun (n.) One of the first antlers of a deer.

timberlingnoun (n.) A small tree.

underlingnoun (n.) An inferior person or agent; a subordinate; hence, a mean, sorry fellow.

witherlingnoun (n.) A withered person; one who is decrepit.

Rhyming Words According to Last 5 Letters (rling) - English Words That Ends with rling:

airlingnoun (n.) A thoughtless, gay person.

burlingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Burl

carlingnoun (n.) A short timber running lengthwise of a ship, from one transverse desk beam to another; also, one of the cross timbers that strengthen a hath; -- usually in pl.

curlingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Curl
 noun (n.) The act or state of that which curls; as, the curling of smoke when it rises; the curling of a ringlet; also, the act or process of one who curls something, as hair, or the brim of hats.
 noun (n.) A scottish game in which heavy weights of stone or iron are propelled by hand over the ice towards a mark.

darlingnoun (n.) One dearly beloved; a favorite.
 adjective (a.) Dearly beloved; regarded with especial kindness and tenderness; favorite.

dearlingnoun (n.) A darling.

fourlingnoun (n.) One of four children born at the same time.
 noun (n.) A compound or twin crystal consisting of four individuals.

furlingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Furl

gnarlingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Gnarl

hirlingnoun (n.) The young of the sea trout.

hurlingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Hurl
 noun (n.) The act of throwing with force.
 noun (n.) A kind of game at ball, formerly played.

impearlingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Impearl

marlingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Marl

morlingnoun (n.) Mortling.

nurlingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Nurl

pastorlingnoun (n.) An insignificant pastor.

purlingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Purl
 noun (n.) The motion of a small stream running among obstructions; also, the murmur it makes in so doing.

shearlingnoun (n.) A sheep but once sheared.

shorlingnoun (n.) The skin of a sheen after the fleece is shorn off, as distinct from the morling, or skin taken from the dead sheep; also, a sheep of the first year's shearing.
 noun (n.) A person who is shorn; a shaveling; hence, in contempt, a priest.

skirlingnoun (n.) A shrill cry or sound; a crying shrilly; a skirl.
 noun (n.) A small trout or salmon; -- a name used loosely.

snarlingnoun (p. pr. & vvb. n.) of Snarl
  () a. & n. from Snarl, v.

sparlingnoun (n.) The European smelt (Osmerus eperlanus).
 noun (n.) A young salmon.
 noun (n.) A tern.

spirlingnoun (n.) Sparling.

spurlingnoun (n.) A tern.

starlingnoun (n.) Any passerine bird belonging to Sturnus and allied genera. The European starling (Sturnus vulgaris) is dark brown or greenish black, with a metallic gloss, and spotted with yellowish white. It is a sociable bird, and builds about houses, old towers, etc. Called also stare, and starred. The pied starling of India is Sternopastor contra.
 noun (n.) A California fish; the rock trout.
 noun (n.) A structure of piles driven round the piers of a bridge for protection and support; -- called also sterling.

surlingnoun (n.) A sour, morose fellow.

swirlingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Swirl

thirlingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Thirl

thurlingnoun (n.) Same as Thurl, n., 2 (a).

twirlingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Twirl

yearlingnoun (n.) An animal one year old, or in the second year of its age; -- applied chiefly to cattle, sheep, and horses.
 adjective (a.) Being a year old.

yeorlingnoun (n.) The European yellow-hammer.

warlingnoun (n.) One often quarreled with; -- / word coined, perhaps, to rhyme with darling.

wharlingnoun (n.) A guttural pronunciation of the letter r; a burr. See Burr, n., 6.

whirlingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Whirl
  () a. & n. from Whirl, v. t.

Rhyming Words According to Last 4 Letters (ling) - English Words That Ends with ling:

addlingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Addle

adelingnoun (n.) Same as Atheling.

ailingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Ail

amblingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Amble

anglingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Angle
 noun (n.) The act of one who angles; the art of fishing with rod and line.

annealingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Anneal
 noun (n.) The process used to render glass, iron, etc., less brittle, performed by allowing them to cool very gradually from a high heat.
 noun (n.) The burning of metallic colors into glass, earthenware, etc.

annullingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Annul

appallingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Appall
 adjective (a.) Such as to appall; as, an appalling accident.

apparelingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Apparel

appealingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Appeal
 adjective (a.) That appeals; imploring.

articlingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Article

assailingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Assail

assemblingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Assemble

athelingnoun (n.) An Anglo-Saxon prince or nobleman; esp., the heir apparent or a prince of the royal family.

availingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Avail

babblingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Babble

bafflingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Baffle
 adjective (a.) Frustrating; discomfiting; disconcerting; as, baffling currents, winds, tasks.

bailingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Bail

balingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Bale

ballingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Ball

bamboozlingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Bamboozle

bantlingnoun (n.) A young or small child; an infant. [Slightly contemptuous or depreciatory.]

bardlingnoun (n.) An inferior bard.

barrelingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Barrel

basilingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Basil

batfowlingnoun (n.) A mode of catching birds at night, by holding a torch or other light, and beating the bush or perch where they roost. The birds, flying to the light, are caught with nets or otherwise.

battlingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Battle

baublingadjective (a.) See Bawbling.

bawblingadjective (a.) Insignificant; contemptible.

bawlingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Bawl

bealingnoun (p. pr & vb. n.) of Beal

bedabblingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Bedabble

bedazzlingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Bedazzle

bedevilingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Bedevil

bedragglingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Bedraggle

beetlingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Beetle

befallingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Befall

befoolingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Befool

befoulingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Befoul

beguilingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Beguile
 adjective (a.) Alluring by guile; deluding; misleading; diverting.

bejewelingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Bejewel

belittlingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Belittle

bellingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Bell
 noun (n.) A bellowing, as of a deer in rutting time.

bepommelingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Bepommel

bespanglingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Bespangle

bespecklingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Bespeckle

besprinklingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Besprinkle
 noun (n.) The act of sprinkling anything; a sprinkling over.

bevelingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Bevel

ENGLISH WORDS RHYMING WITH STERLƯNG (According to first letters):

Rhyming Words According to First 7 Letters (sterlin) - Words That Begins with sterlin:

Rhyming Words According to First 6 Letters (sterli) - Words That Begins with sterli:

Rhyming Words According to First 5 Letters (sterl) - Words That Begins with sterl:

sterletnoun (n.) A small sturgeon (Acipenser ruthenus) found in the Caspian Sea and its rivers, and highly esteemed for its flavor. The finest caviare is made from its roe.

Rhyming Words According to First 4 Letters (ster) - Words That Begins with ster:

stercobilinnoun (n.) A coloring matter found in the faeces, a product of the alteration of the bile pigments in the intestinal canal, -- identical with hydrobilirubin.

stercolinnoun (n.) Same as Serolin (b).

stercoraceousadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to dung; partaking of the nature of, or containing, dung.

stercoranismnoun (n.) The doctrine or belief of the Stercoranists.

stercoranistnoun (n.) A nickname formerly given to those who held, or were alleged to hold, that the consecrated elements in the eucharist undergo the process of digestion in the body of the recipient.

stercorariannoun (n.) A Stercoranist.

stercorarynoun (n.) A place, properly secured from the weather, for containing dung.

stercoratenoun (n.) Excrement; dung.

stercorationnoun (n.) Manuring with dung.

stercorianismnoun (n.) The doctrine or belief of the Stercoranists.

stercorinnoun (n.) Same as Serolin (b).

stercorynoun (n.) Excrement; dung.

sterculiaceousadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to a natural order (Sterculiaceae) of polypetalous exogenous plants, mostly tropical. The cacao (Theobroma Cacao) is the most useful plant of the order.

sterenoun (n.) A unit of cubic measure in the metric system, being a cubic meter, or kiloliter, and equal to 35.3 cubic feet, or nearly 1/ cubic yards.
 noun (n.) A rudder. See 5th Steer.
 noun (n.) Helmsman. See 6th Steer.
 verb (v. t. & i.) To stir.

sterelminthanoun (n. pl.) Same as Platyelminthes.

stereobatenoun (n.) The lower part or basement of a building or pedestal; -- used loosely for several different forms of basement.

stereochromenoun (n.) Stereochromic picture.

stereochromicadjective (a.) Pertaining to the art of stereochromy; produced by stereochromy.

stereochromynoun (n.) A style of painting on plastered walls or stone, in which the colors are rendered permanent by sprinklings of water, in which is mixed a proportion of soluble glass (a silicate of soda).

stereoelectricadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the generation of electricity by means of solid bodies alone; as, a stereoelectric current is one obtained by means of solids, without any liquid.

stereogramnoun (n.) A diagram or picture which represents objects in such a way as to give the impression of relief or solidity; also, a stereograph.

stereographnoun (n.) Any picture, or pair of pictures, prepared for exhibition in the stereoscope. Stereographs are now commonly made by means of photography.

stereographicadjective (a.) Alt. of Stereographical

stereographicaladjective (a.) Made or done according to the rules of stereography; delineated on a plane; as, a stereographic chart of the earth.

stereographynoun (n.) The art of delineating the forms of solid bodies on a plane; a branch of solid geometry which shows the construction of all solids which are regularly defined.

stereometernoun (n.) An instrument for measuring the solid contents of a body, or the capacity of a vessel; a volumenometer.
 noun (n.) An instrument for determining the specific gravity of liquid bodies, porous bodies, and powders, as well as solids.

stereometricadjective (a.) Alt. of Stereometrical

stereometricaladjective (a.) Of or pertaining to stereometry; performed or obtained by stereometry.

stereometrynoun (n.) The art of measuring and computing the cubical contents of bodies and figures; -- distinguished from planimetry.

stereomonoscopenoun (n.) An instrument with two lenses, by which an image of a single picture projected upon a screen of ground glass is made to present an appearance of relief, and may be viewed by several persons at once.

stereoplasmnoun (n.) The solid or insoluble portion of the cell protoplasm. See Hygroplasm.

stereopticonnoun (n.) An instrument, consisting essentially of a magic lantern in which photographic pictures are used, by which the image of a landscape, or any object, may be thrown upon a screen in such a manner as to seem to stand out in relief, so as to form a striking and accurate representation of the object itself; also, a pair of magic lanterns for producing the effect of dissolving views.

stereoscopenoun (n.) An optical instrument for giving to pictures the appearance of solid forms, as seen in nature. It combines in one, through a bending of the rays of light, two pictures, taken for the purpose from points of view a little way apart. It is furnished with two eyeglasses, and by refraction or reflection the pictures are superimposed, so as to appear as one to the observer.

stereoscopicadjective (a.) Alt. of Stereoscopical

stereoscopicaladjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the stereoscope; characteristic of, or adapted to, the stereoscope; as, a stereoscopic effect; the stereoscopic function of the eyeglasses; stereoscopic views.

stereoscopistnoun (n.) One skilled in the use or construction of stereoscopes.

stereoscopynoun (n.) The art or science of using the stereoscope, or of constructing the instrument or the views used with it.

stereostaticadjective (a.) Geostatic.

stereotomicadjective (a.) Alt. of Stereotomical

stereotomicaladjective (a.) Of or pertaining to stereotomy; performed by stereotomy.

stereotomynoun (n.) The science or art of cutting solids into certain figures or sections, as arches, and the like; especially, the art of stonecutting.

stereotypenoun (n.) A plate forming an exact faximile of a page of type or of an engraving, used in printing books, etc.; specifically, a plate with type-metal face, used for printing.
 noun (n.) The art or process of making such plates, or of executing work by means of them.
 verb (v. t.) To prepare for printing in stereotype; to make the stereotype plates of; as, to stereotype the Bible.
 verb (v. t.) Fig.: To make firm or permanent; to fix.

stereotypingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stereotype

stereotypedadjective (a.) Formed into, or printed from, stereotype plates.
 adjective (a.) Fig.: Formed in a fixed, unchangeable manner; as, stereotyped opinions.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Stereotype

stereotypernoun (n.) One who stereotypes; one who makes stereotype plates, or works in a stereotype foundry.

stereotyperynoun (n.) The art, process, or employment of making stereotype plates.
 noun (n.) A place where stereotype plates are made; a stereotype foundry.

stereotypicadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to stereotype, or stereotype plates.

stereotypistnoun (n.) A stereotyper.

stereotypographernoun (n.) A stereotype printer.

stereotypographynoun (n.) The act or art of printing from stereotype plates.

Rhyming Words According to First 3 Letters (ste) - Words That Begins with ste:

steadnoun (n.) Place, or spot, in general.
 noun (n.) Place or room which another had, has, or might have.
 noun (n.) A frame on which a bed is laid; a bedstead.
 noun (n.) A farmhouse and offices.
 verb (v. t.) To help; to support; to benefit; to assist.
 verb (v. t.) To fill place of.

steadfastadjective (a.) Firmly fixed or established; fast fixed; firm.
 adjective (a.) Not fickle or wavering; constant; firm; resolute; unswerving; steady.

steadfastnessnoun (n.) The quality or state of being steadfast; firmness; fixedness; constancy.

steadinessnoun (n.) The quality or state of being steady.

steadingnoun (n.) The brans, stables, cattle-yards, etc., of a farm; -- called also onstead, farmstead, farm offices, or farmery.

steadynoun (n.) Firm in standing or position; not tottering or shaking; fixed; firm.
 noun (n.) Constant in feeling, purpose, or pursuit; not fickle, changeable, or wavering; not easily moved or persuaded to alter a purpose; resolute; as, a man steady in his principles, in his purpose, or in the pursuit of an object.
 noun (n.) Regular; constant; undeviating; uniform; as, the steady course of the sun; a steady breeze of wind.
 verb (v. t.) To make steady; to hold or keep from shaking, reeling, or falling; to make or keep firm; to support; to make constant, regular, or resolute.
 verb (v. i.) To become steady; to regain a steady position or state; to move steadily.

steadyingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Steady

stealnoun (n.) A handle; a stale, or stele.
 verb (v. t.) To take and carry away, feloniously; to take without right or leave, and with intent to keep wrongfully; as, to steal the personal goods of another.
 verb (v. t.) To withdraw or convey clandestinely (reflexive); hence, to creep furtively, or to insinuate.
 verb (v. t.) To gain by insinuating arts or covert means.
 verb (v. t.) To get into one's power gradually and by imperceptible degrees; to take possession of by a gradual and imperceptible appropriation; -- with away.
 verb (v. t.) To accomplish in a concealed or unobserved manner; to try to carry out secretly; as, to steal a look.
 verb (v. i.) To practice, or be guilty of, theft; to commit larceny or theft.
 verb (v. i.) To withdraw, or pass privily; to slip in, along, or away, unperceived; to go or come furtively.

stealingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Steal
 noun (n.) The act of taking feloniously the personal property of another without his consent and knowledge; theft; larceny.
 noun (n.) That which is stolen; stolen property; -- chiefly used in the plural.

stealernoun (n.) One who steals; a thief.
 noun (n.) The endmost plank of a strake which stops short of the stem or stern.

stealthfuladjective (a.) Given to stealth; stealthy.

stealthinessnoun (n.) The state, quality, or character of being stealthy; stealth.

stealthlikeadjective (a.) Stealthy; sly.

steamnoun (n.) The elastic, aeriform fluid into which water is converted when heated to the boiling points; water in the state of vapor.
 noun (n.) The mist formed by condensed vapor; visible vapor; -- so called in popular usage.
 noun (n.) Any exhalation.
 verb (v. i.) To emit steam or vapor.
 verb (v. i.) To rise in vapor; to issue, or pass off, as vapor.
 verb (v. i.) To move or travel by the agency of steam.
 verb (v. i.) To generate steam; as, the boiler steams well.
 verb (v. t.) To exhale.
 verb (v. t.) To expose to the action of steam; to apply steam to for softening, dressing, or preparing; as, to steam wood; to steamcloth; to steam food, etc.

steamingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Steam

steamboatnoun (n.) A boat or vessel propelled by steam power; -- generally used of river or coasting craft, as distinguished from ocean steamers.

steamboatingnoun (n.) The occupation or business of running a steamboat, or of transporting merchandise, passengers, etc., by steamboats.
 noun (n.) The shearing of a pile of books which are as yet uncovered, or out of boards.

steamernoun (n.) A vessel propelled by steam; a steamship or steamboat.
 noun (n.) A steam fire engine. See under Steam.
 noun (n.) A road locomotive for use on common roads, as in agricultural operations.
 noun (n.) A vessel in which articles are subjected to the action of steam, as in washing, in cookery, and in various processes of manufacture.
 noun (n.) The steamer duck.

steaminessnoun (n.) The quality or condition of being steamy; vaporousness; mistness.

steamshipnoun (n.) A ship or seagoing vessel propelled by the power of steam; a steamer.

steamyadjective (a.) Consisting of, or resembling, steam; full of steam; vaporous; misty.

steannoun (n. & v.) See Steen.

steaningpnoun (n.) See Steening.

steapsinnoun (n.) An unorganized ferment or enzyme present in pancreatic juice. It decomposes neutral fats into glycerin and fatty acids.

stearatenoun (n.) A salt of stearic acid; as, ordinary soap consists largely of sodium or potassium stearates.

stearicadjective (a.) Pertaining to, or obtained from, stearin or tallow; resembling tallow.

stearinnoun (n.) One of the constituents of animal fats and also of some vegetable fats, as the butter of cacao. It is especially characterized by its solidity, so that when present in considerable quantity it materially increases the hardness, or raises the melting point, of the fat, as in mutton tallow. Chemically, it is a compound of glyceryl with three molecules of stearic acid, and hence is technically called tristearin, or glyceryl tristearate.

stearolicadjective (a.) Of, pertaining to, or designating, an acid of the acetylene series, isologous with stearis acid, and obtained, as a white crystalline substance, from oleic acid.

stearonenoun (n.) The ketone of stearic acid, obtained as a white crystalline substance, (C17H35)2.CO, by the distillation of calcium stearate.

stearoptenenoun (n.) The more solid ingredient of certain volatile oils; -- contrasted with elaeoptene.

stearrheanoun (n.) seborrhea.

stearylnoun (n.) The hypothetical radical characteristic of stearic acid.

steatitenoun (n.) A massive variety of talc, of a grayish green or brown color. It forms extensive beds, and is quarried for fireplaces and for coarse utensils. Called also potstone, lard stone, and soapstone.

steatiticnoun (n.) Pertaining to, or of the nature of, steatite; containing or resembling steatite.

steatomanoun (n.) A cyst containing matter like suet.

steatomatousadjective (a.) Of the nature of steatoma.

steatopyganoun (n.) A remarkable accretion of fat upon the buttocks of Africans of certain tribes, especially of Hottentot women.

steatopygousadjective (a.) Having fat buttocks.

steenoun (n.) A ladder.

steednoun (n.) A horse, especially a spirited horse for state of war; -- used chiefly in poetry or stately prose.

steedlessadjective (a.) Having no steed; without a horse.

steelnoun (n.) A variety of iron intermediate in composition and properties between wrought iron and cast iron (containing between one half of one per cent and one and a half per cent of carbon), and consisting of an alloy of iron with an iron carbide. Steel, unlike wrought iron, can be tempered, and retains magnetism. Its malleability decreases, and fusibility increases, with an increase in carbon.
 noun (n.) An instrument or implement made of steel
 noun (n.) A weapon, as a sword, dagger, etc.
 noun (n.) An instrument of steel (usually a round rod) for sharpening knives.
 noun (n.) A piece of steel for striking sparks from flint.
 noun (n.) Fig.: Anything of extreme hardness; that which is characterized by sternness or rigor.
 noun (n.) A chalybeate medicine.
 noun (n.) To overlay, point, or edge with steel; as, to steel a razor; to steel an ax.
 noun (n.) To make hard or strong; hence, to make insensible or obdurate.
 noun (n.) Fig.: To cause to resemble steel, as in smoothness, polish, or other qualities.
 noun (n.) To cover, as an electrotype plate, with a thin layer of iron by electrolysis. The iron thus deposited is very hard, like steel.

steelingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Steel
 noun (n.) The process of pointing, edging, or overlaying with steel; specifically, acierage. See Steel, v.

steelernoun (n.) One who points, edges, or covers with steel.
 noun (n.) Same as Stealer.

steelheadnoun (n.) A North Pacific salmon (Salmo Gairdneri) found from Northern California to Siberia; -- called also hardhead, and preesil.
 noun (n.) The ruddy duck.

steelinessnoun (n.) The quality of being steely.

steelyadjective (a.) Made of steel; consisting of steel.
 adjective (a.) Resembling steel; hard; firm; having the color of steel.

steelyardnoun (n.) A form of balance in which the body to be weighed is suspended from the shorter arm of a lever, which turns on a fulcrum, and a counterpoise is caused to slide upon the longer arm to produce equilibrium, its place upon this arm (which is notched or graduated) indicating the weight; a Roman balance; -- very commonly used also in the plural form, steelyards.

steemnoun (n. & v.) See Esteem.
 noun (n. & v.) See 1st and 2nd Stem.
 noun (n.) A gleam of light; flame.
 verb (v. i.) To gleam.


English Words which starts with 'ste' and ends with 'ing':

steeningnoun (n.) A lining made of brick, stone, or other hard material, as for a well.

steepingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Steep

steepeningnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Steepen

steeplechasingnoun (n.) The act of riding steeple chases.

steeringnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Steer
  () a. & n. from Steer, v.

steevingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Steeve
 noun (n.) The act or practice of one who steeves.
 noun (n.) See Steeve, n. (a).

steiningnoun (n.) See Steening.

stemmingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stem

stencilingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stencil

stenographingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stenograph

stentingnoun (n.) An opening in a wall in a coal mine.

steppingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Step

sterilizingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Sterilize

stettingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stet

stewingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stew

English Words which starts with 'st' and ends with 'ng':

stabbingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stab

stablingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stable
 noun (n.) The act or practice of keeping horses and cattle in a stable.
 noun (n.) A building, shed, or room for horses and cattle.

stackingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stack
  () a. & n. from Stack.

staggeringnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stagger

stagingnoun (n.) A structure of posts and boards for supporting workmen, etc., as in building.
 noun (n.) The business of running stagecoaches; also, the act of journeying in stagecoaches.

stagnatingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stagnate

stainingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stain

stakingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stake

stalingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stale

stalkingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stalk

stallingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stall
 noun (n.) Stabling.

stammeringnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stammer
 noun (n.) A disturbance in the formation of sounds. It is due essentially to long-continued spasmodic contraction of the diaphragm, by which expiration is preented, and hence it may be considered as a spasmodic inspiration.
 adjective (a.) Apt to stammer; hesitating in speech; stuttering.

stampingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stamp
  () a. & n. from Stamp, v.

stanchingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stanch

standingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stand
 noun (n.) The act of stopping, or coming to a stand; the state of being erect upon the feet; stand.
 noun (n.) Maintenance of position; duration; duration or existence in the same place or condition; continuance; as, a custom of long standing; an officer of long standing.
 noun (n.) Place to stand in; station; stand.
 noun (n.) Condition in society; relative position; reputation; rank; as, a man of good standing, or of high standing.
 adjective (a.) Remaining erect; not cut down; as, standing corn.
 adjective (a.) Not flowing; stagnant; as, standing water.
 adjective (a.) Not transitory; not liable to fade or vanish; lasting; as, a standing color.
 adjective (a.) Established by law, custom, or the like; settled; continually existing; permanent; not temporary; as, a standing army; legislative bodies have standing rules of proceeding and standing committees.
 adjective (a.) Not movable; fixed; as, a standing bed (distinguished from a trundle-bed).

stangnoun (n.) A long bar; a pole; a shaft; a stake.
 noun (n.) In land measure, a pole, rod, or perch.
 verb (v. i.) To shoot with pain.
  () imp. of Sting.
  () of Sting

staplingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Staple

starringnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Star

starchingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Starch

staringnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stare

stargasingnoun (n.) The act or practice of observing the stars with attention; contemplation of the stars as connected with astrology or astronomy.
 noun (n.) Hence, absent-mindedness; abstraction.

startingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Start
  () a. & n. from Start, v.

startlingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Startle

starvingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Starve

starvelingnoun (n.) One who, or that which, pines from lack or food, or nutriment.
 adjective (a.) Hungry; lean; pining with want.

statingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of State
 noun (n.) The act of one who states anything; statement; as, the statingof one's opinions.

stationingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Station

statuingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Statue

stavingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stave
 noun (n.) A cassing or lining of staves; especially, one encircling a water wheel.

stayingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stay

stickingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stick
  () a. & n. from Stick, v.

sticklingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stickle

stiffeningnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stiffen
 noun (n.) Act or process of making stiff.
 noun (n.) Something used to make anything stiff.

stiflingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stifle

stigmatizingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stigmatize

stilettoingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stiletto

stillingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Still
 noun (n.) A stillion.

stiltingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stilt

stimulatingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stimulate

stingingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Sting
 adjective (a.) Piercing, or capable of piercing, with a sting; inflicting acute pain as if with a sting, goad, or pointed weapon; pungent; biting; as, stinging cold; a stinging rebuke.

stinkingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stink
  () a. & n. from Stink, v.

stintingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stint

stipplingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stipple
 noun (n.) A mode of execution which produces the effect by dots or small points instead of lines.
 noun (n.) A mode of execution in which a flat or even tint is produced by many small touches.

stipulatingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stipulate

stirringnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stir
 adjective (a.) Putting in motion, or being in motion; active; active in business; habitually employed in some kind of business; accustomed to a busy life.

stitchingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stitch
 noun (n.) The act of one who stitches.
 noun (n.) Work done by sewing, esp. when a continuous line of stitches is shown on the surface; stitches, collectively.

stivingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stive

stockingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stock
 noun (n.) A close-fitting covering for the foot and leg, usually knit or woven.
 noun (n.) Any of various things resembling, or likened to, a stocking; as: (a) A broad ring of color, differing from the general color, on the lower part of the leg of a quadruped; esp., a white ring between the coronet and the hock or knee of a dark-colored horse. (b) A knitted hood of cotton thread which is eventually converted by a special process into an incandescent mantle for gas lighting.
 verb (v. t.) To dress in GBs.

stockadingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stockade

stockjobbingnoun (n.) The act or art of dealing in stocks; the business of a stockjobber.

stomachingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stomach
 noun (n.) Resentment.

stoningnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stone

stonecuttingnoun (n.) Hewing or dressing stone.

stookingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stook

stoopingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stoop
  () a. & n. from Stoop.

stoppingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stop
 noun (n.) Material for filling a cavity.
 noun (n.) A partition or door to direct or prevent a current of air.
 noun (n.) A pad or poultice of dung or other material applied to a horse's hoof to keep it moist.

stopingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stope
 noun (n.) The act of excavating in the form of stopes.

stopperingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stopper

stopplingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stopple

storingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Store

stormingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Storm
  () a. & n. from Storm, v.

storthingnoun (n.) The Parliament of Norway, chosen by indirect election once in three years, but holding annual sessions.

storyingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Story

stovingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stove

stowingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stow
 noun (n.) A method of working in which the waste is packed into the space formed by excavating the vein.

straddlingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Straddle
 adjective (a.) Applied to spokes when they are arranged alternately in two circles in the hub. See Straddle, v. i., and Straddle, v. t., 3.

stragglingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Straggle
  () a. & n. from Straggle, v.

straightingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Straighten

strainingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Strain
  () a. & n. from Strain.

straiteningnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Straiten

strandingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Strand

strangadjective (a.) Strong.

stranglingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Strangle

strappingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Strap
 adjective (a.) Tall; strong; lusty; large; as, a strapping fellow.

stratifyingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stratify

strayingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stray

streakingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Streak

streamingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stream
 noun (n.) The act or operation of that which streams; the act of that which sends forth, or which runs in, streams.
 noun (n.) The reduction of stream tin; also, the search for stream tin.
 adjective (a.) Sending forth streams.

strengtheningnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Strengthen
 adjective (a.) That strengthens; giving or increasing strength.

strengthingnoun (n.) A stronghold.

stretchingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stretch
  () a. & n. from Stretch, v.

strewingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Strew
 noun (n.) The act of scattering or spreading.
 noun (n.) Anything that is, or may be, strewed; -- used chiefly in the plural.

striatingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Striate

stridingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stride

strikingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Strike
 adjective (a.) Affecting with strong emotions; surprising; forcible; impressive; very noticeable; as, a striking representation or image; a striking resemblance.
  () a. & n. from Strike, v.